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Press Releases from Vision-Box (10 total)

PORTUGAL: VISION-BOX LAUNCHES THE NEW PRODUCTION FACILITY IN ABOBODA (PT)

Vision-Box celebrates the opening of the new manufacturing and logistics facility in Abóboda, Greater Lisbon On November 11th, Vision-Box, market leader of biometric recognition and automation for passenger handling, border control and digital identity management solutions, officially celebrated the opening of its largest manufacturing and logistics operation facilities in Portugal. The new single-floor 8,000 square meters factory and warehouse space in Aboboda, Greater Lisbon, allows for manufacturing to triple the company’s

Kerb-to-Gate Biometric Journey goes live at Kempegowda International Airport

The Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR), has announced on July 22 the successful ‘Early Go Live’ of its ambitious Digi Yatra project — a fully biometric-based self-boarding solution for seamless flow from registration to boarding. The Airport has partnered with Vistara to launch the One-ID biometric platform technology, developed and installed by Vision-Box, which will enable passengers to breeze through BLR Airport. After the completion of the final phase by early next

Los Angeles: Vision-Box biometric boarding platform extended to Norwegian Air

Norwegian Air, leading low-cost long-haul airline, starts boarding passengers using facial recognition. Vision-Box writes another chapter in world-class passenger experience as Norwegian Air joins biometric boarding platform at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). On July 11, the first flight of Norwegian Air using facial recognition for boarding left from Los Angeles airport to Barcelona. Already more than 500,000 international passengers have been recognized with their face to board paperless in LAX. However,

Vision-Box Achieves Top Ranking on latest NIST's Facial Recognition Vendor Test

Vision-Box, the global provider of biometric-based digital identity solutions and Seamless Travel Platforms, has submitted their facial recognition algorithm to tests by the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), outperforming other top competitors. NIST provides an independent assessment of facial recognition technology for industry, governments and law enforcement agencies across the globe. The latest benchmark covering 109 algorithms from over 63 providers has ranked Vision-Box´s algorithm within the

Finnair starts Biometric Boarding with Vision-Box at Los Angeles International A …

Finnair is offering hassle-free biometric boarding at Los Angeles Airport. After the successful go live of the contactless biometric self-boarding solution at Los Angeles Airport, Finnair is the next airline to enable passengers flying out of the country to board without needing to show their boarding passes or passports. A simple glance at a high-resolution face capture camera is enough to be recognized biometrically in a few seconds and be allowed

Vision-Box expands global footprint with established presence in Japan

Vision-Box, the global provider of biometric-based digital identity solutions, and the world's first developer of facial recognition-based travel experiences, expands reach in Asia-Pacific to the Far East, opening new office and Center of Excellence in Tokyo, Japan: "Vision-Box aims to increase market presence in Asia-Pacific and drive the future innovation projects in seamless travel and identity management in the region. We want to be partners and change-makers in the modernization of

Schiphol Airport starts facial recognition boarding using Vision-Box platform

Seamless Flow will be experienced with Cathay Pacific passengers Passengers traveling with Cathay Pacific can now participate in a trial of facial recognition self-boarding at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This trial is part of the first phase of Seamless Flow, the program that intends to make paperless travel possible in the long term. After checking in, passengers are invited to take part in the trial. Participants are escorted to one of the special

Vision-Box Expands Automated Immigration Control Platform at Lima Airport in Per …

Platform now includes more Automated Border Control eGates for travelers and Advance Passenger Information System Lisbon, 23rd July, 2018 – Peru’s Minister of Interior, Mauro Medina, and the National Superintendent of Migrations, Eduardo Sevilla Echevarría, were on hand at Lima´s Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM) last week for a ceremony to officially announce the expansion of the Vision-Box Automated Immigration Control Platform for arriving and departing passengers. Also present for the

Dubai International Airport inaugurates new generation Automated Border Control …

The pioneering SmartGates project was designed by Vision-Box and partner Emaratech to offer a unique passenger experience, speed up passport control and optimize the entire border control operation. The inauguration of the new experience at arrivals at Dubai International Airport coincided with UAE’s Month of Innovation. The roll out of the latest generation of Automated Border Control SmartGates has gone live this month as part of a transformation program which aims

Happy Flow sets Digital airport era

The air transportation market is booming. IATA (International Air Transport Association) has recently announced that global passenger traffic has risen 6.5% in 2015 compared to 2014, well above the average annual growth rate of 5.5% in the past 10 years. There’s an urgent need to rethink airport capacity and flow management in creative and disruptive ways, improving passenger experience and making airports enjoyable, more profitable and further competitive. The way